The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 65 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.62% 1.19% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.40% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Median salary £34,250 £29,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.10% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £29,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £33,750 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Load Balancing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 573 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.36% 85.01% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 463 468 466
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) F5
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) FTP
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (44.44%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) MCP
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) Commerce Server
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) FTP
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) IPv4
6 3 (33.33%) IPv6
6 3 (33.33%) NAS
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
7 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Debian
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DDoS Mitigation
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) iptables
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Veritas